Naph*tha"lic (?), a. Chem. (a)

Pertaining to, derived from, or related to, naphthalene; -- used specifically to denote any one of a series of acids derived from naphthalene, and called naphthalene acids.


Formerly, designating an acid probably identical with phthalic acid.


© Webster 1913.

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